A Short Film About Killing
Watch A Short Film About Killing (1988)
A youth randomly, and brutally, murders a taxi driver. Piotr has just passed his law exams and been admitted to the bar. He is to defend Jacek, the young murderer. There is no evidence for the defense and no apparent motives. Jacek is put on trial, found guilty and executed by hanging. Piotr, after his first case, is left with the bitter doubt - does the legal system, in the name of the people, have the right to kill in cold blood?
I watched A Short Film About Killing with a pleasure. It's hard to find a movie done this well. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with the movie online. There are some scenes in this movie that I will remember them until I die. Varied dialogues are the quintessence of this image, they inspire the viewer. Krzysztof Kieslowski's films play on emotions and are able to move a more sensitive viewer. Last time I bought this movie... Show more
You may also like